alphabet, Type Form & Function
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Design

What The Font?

Typography doesn't have to just be words on a page. What can you create using typography? Get inspired with Type Form & Function! Food packaging as typography assembled in the Type Pantry. Samir Zahran, U.S.A. Type can be rendered Read More

Studio by Sally Coulthard
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Design

Studio – Creative Spaces for Creative People

Working from home can either go one or two ways: you are either super organised and have a clean desk with a chair, filing trays and perhaps a pot plant or two OR you fall into the camp of those who are desperately trying to carve a small Read More

garment, Sketch and Go: 5-Minute Fashion Illustration
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Design

Sketching Seams, Notches, Darts, and Stitching

Clothing is the first statement you'll make when entering a room.  The construction of the garment tells a story, so it's important to get it right when sketching it. Sketch and Go: 5-Minute Fashion Illustration shows you how to master the Read More

Chip Bags, Best Practices for Graphic Designers, Packaging
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Design

Color in Package Design

The quickest way to grab a consumer's attention is with color.  In Best Practices for Graphic Designers, Packaging shows us how color can be used to attract the consumer and get a leg up on the competition. Colorful characters. Read More

oblique-projection, Drawing for Architects
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Design

Understanding Oblique Projection

Drawing for Architects shows an artist's technique for understanding perspective called oblique projection. An oblique projection usually shows the receding side in correct size but with a distortion of angles. By habit and by Read More

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Design

Playing with Letters

What is letter play? Letter play is taking a letter from the alphabet and using markers, crayons, colored pencils or anything else you have around and creating a fun and different way of writing it. Sort of like creating your own font...or Read More

celestial-7, Fairies in Colored Pencil
Resources for Parents
Resources for Parents

Colored Pencil Celestial Fairy

Capture the captivating world of mystery and enchantment that fairies live in with this beautiful step-by-step drawing exercise from Fairies in Colored Pencil. This project involves a lovely celestial fairy sprinkling moon dust into Read More

paper peacock
Resources for Parents
Resources for Parents

The Paper Peacock

Paper weaving has a long history but remains to this day a fascinating art for people of all ages. The Art of Paper Weaving shows us to create many different paper weavings, including the paper peacock below. When planning the Read More